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UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG IN DUBAI - INTERNATIONALLY ACCREDITED UNIVERSITY IN DUBAI

The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) is one of the UAE's oldest and most prestigious universities. Established in 1993 by the University of Wollongong in Australia - currently ranked in the top 2% of universities in the world (QS World University Rankings 2019) – UOW in Dubai represents a pioneering Australian initiative in the Gulf region. 

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Young leaders step into the shoes of the region’s top business leaders

Young leaders step into the shoes of the region’s top business leaders

Five students from the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) were recently chosen to walk in the footsteps of experienced

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Dr Abdulaziz Karam

Study Shows Retention of Emiratis is Key to Development of UAE Economy

Retention should be considered of equal importance as the recruitment of Emiratis in the Nationalisation of the UAE’s workforce

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UOW an engineering leader in global subject rankings

UOW an engineering leader in global subject rankings

The University of Wollongong (UOW) has cemented its place among the world’s leading engineering universities 

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UOWD launches computer-delivered IELTS testing

UOWD launches computer-delivered IELTS testing

Test takers in Dubai can now take IELTS, the world’s most popular high-stakes language test, on computer

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Team UOWD reaches semi-finals in the Expo Live University Innovation Program

Team UOWD reaches semi-finals in the Expo Live University Innovation Program

A team of students enrolled at the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) was recently shortlisted to participate

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UOWD partnered with leading brands in the UAE to enhance its students learning experience

UOWD partnered with leading brands in the UAE to enhance its students learning experience

During the Autumn semester, nearly 150 undergraduate marketing students studying at the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD)

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Plagiarism and cheating among university students remains a serious issue: Dubai Roadshow

Plagiarism and cheating among university students remains a serious issue: Dubai Roadshow

Academic misconduct is a constant threat at universities around the globe and concerted efforts are needed to raise awareness

posted

UOWD and Middlesex share the limelight during recent sports tournament

UOWD and Middlesex share the limelight during recent sports tournament

The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) and Middlesex University scooped up a number of top spots during UOWD’s 12th Inter-University

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UOWD staff and students unite in the fight against academic misconduct

UOWD staff and students unite in the fight against academic misconduct

Inspired by Earth Day and founded by Carnegie Council in 2014, Global Ethics Day is a global teach-in and an opportunity for institutions

posted

Dr Mohamed Fareq Malek

Telecoms industry can benefit from agricultural waste, reveals research study

Agricultural wastes, such as stalks and stubble (stems), leaves, and seed pods, are commonly dumped or burned after crop

posted

Young leaders step into the shoes of the region’s top business leaders

Young leaders step into the shoes of the region’s top business leaders

Five students from the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) were recently chosen to walk in the footsteps of experienced

posted

Dr Abdulaziz Karam

Study Shows Retention of Emiratis is Key to Development of UAE Economy

Retention should be considered of equal importance as the recruitment of Emiratis in the Nationalisation of the UAE’s workforce

posted

UOW an engineering leader in global subject rankings

UOW an engineering leader in global subject rankings

The University of Wollongong (UOW) has cemented its place among the world’s leading engineering universities 

posted

UOWD launches computer-delivered IELTS testing

UOWD launches computer-delivered IELTS testing

Test takers in Dubai can now take IELTS, the world’s most popular high-stakes language test, on computer

posted

Team UOWD reaches semi-finals in the Expo Live University Innovation Program

Team UOWD reaches semi-finals in the Expo Live University Innovation Program

A team of students enrolled at the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) was recently shortlisted to participate

posted

UOWD partnered with leading brands in the UAE to enhance its students learning experience

UOWD partnered with leading brands in the UAE to enhance its students learning experience

During the Autumn semester, nearly 150 undergraduate marketing students studying at the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD)

posted

Plagiarism and cheating among university students remains a serious issue: Dubai Roadshow

Plagiarism and cheating among university students remains a serious issue: Dubai Roadshow

Academic misconduct is a constant threat at universities around the globe and concerted efforts are needed to raise awareness

posted

UOWD and Middlesex share the limelight during recent sports tournament

UOWD and Middlesex share the limelight during recent sports tournament

The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) and Middlesex University scooped up a number of top spots during UOWD’s 12th Inter-University

posted

UOWD staff and students unite in the fight against academic misconduct

UOWD staff and students unite in the fight against academic misconduct

Inspired by Earth Day and founded by Carnegie Council in 2014, Global Ethics Day is a global teach-in and an opportunity for institutions

posted

Dr Mohamed Fareq Malek

Telecoms industry can benefit from agricultural waste, reveals research study

Agricultural wastes, such as stalks and stubble (stems), leaves, and seed pods, are commonly dumped or burned after crop

posted

Young leaders step into the shoes of the region’s top business leaders

Young leaders step into the shoes of the region’s top business leaders

Five students from the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) were recently chosen to walk in the footsteps of experienced

posted

Dr Abdulaziz Karam

Study Shows Retention of Emiratis is Key to Development of UAE Economy

Retention should be considered of equal importance as the recruitment of Emiratis in the Nationalisation of the UAE’s workforce

posted

UOW an engineering leader in global subject rankings

UOW an engineering leader in global subject rankings

The University of Wollongong (UOW) has cemented its place among the world’s leading engineering universities 

posted

UOWD launches computer-delivered IELTS testing

UOWD launches computer-delivered IELTS testing

Test takers in Dubai can now take IELTS, the world’s most popular high-stakes language test, on computer

posted

Team UOWD reaches semi-finals in the Expo Live University Innovation Program

Team UOWD reaches semi-finals in the Expo Live University Innovation Program

A team of students enrolled at the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) was recently shortlisted to participate

posted

UOWD partnered with leading brands in the UAE to enhance its students learning experience

UOWD partnered with leading brands in the UAE to enhance its students learning experience

During the Autumn semester, nearly 150 undergraduate marketing students studying at the University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD)

posted

Plagiarism and cheating among university students remains a serious issue: Dubai Roadshow

Plagiarism and cheating among university students remains a serious issue: Dubai Roadshow

Academic misconduct is a constant threat at universities around the globe and concerted efforts are needed to raise awareness

posted

UOWD and Middlesex share the limelight during recent sports tournament

UOWD and Middlesex share the limelight during recent sports tournament

The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) and Middlesex University scooped up a number of top spots during UOWD’s 12th Inter-University

posted

UOWD staff and students unite in the fight against academic misconduct

UOWD staff and students unite in the fight against academic misconduct

Inspired by Earth Day and founded by Carnegie Council in 2014, Global Ethics Day is a global teach-in and an opportunity for institutions

posted

Dr Mohamed Fareq Malek

Telecoms industry can benefit from agricultural waste, reveals research study

Agricultural wastes, such as stalks and stubble (stems), leaves, and seed pods, are commonly dumped or burned after crop

posted

Upcoming events

Job Search Techniques

This workshop aims in guiding students with different techniques of seeking employment in the UAE.

Dubai Open Day

Attend our open evening to meet our academic and admissions staff and receive guidance about your chosen program

Happiness Carnival

Join us for the happiness carnival

Sun-Set Photo Walk

The Photo Walk is a creative way to explore potential and learn how to photograph in different settings and situations

Pakistan Resolution Day

Join PSA to celebrate Pakistan Resolution Day with some fun activities like indoor cricket, games

Paint Balling

The Residence students have lots of fun battling it out for supremacy, green team versus brown

Health Activities for UG Students

The UniClinic – Health Services is putting up small kiosk in Block 5 to conduct free health check-ups for our Undergraduate students

LinkedIn Profiling

Get tips on improving your LinkedIn profile.

Visit to Grand Mosque Abu Dhabi

The largest mosque in UAE, The Grand mosque depicts a variety of Islamic cultures in all it’s splendour

Intra University Badminton Tournament

UOWD is hosting an Intra University Badminton Competition. Get involved and show your skills in this fun and friendly contest.

Student Awards Nomination Period Open

UOWD recognises outstanding student contributions through a number of annual student awards. You can nominate yourself in any

Laughter Yoga (WOW hour)

Laughter is always said to be the best medicine. Experience a fun filled Laughter session along with your friends.

SRC Election Rally

Those students running for election on the Student Representative Council will present their platforms to the students today

SRC Election

Today is the day to vote for the students who you think will best represent your interests and concerns to the Student Representative

Art it Out for the WOW hour

Art helps channel out the emotions and negative energy and also heal the soul. It helps us keep our inner child alive. Creativity helps us improve our social and emotional skills. Join us in a great session where you can enjoy painting, Zen tangles and crafts.

Health Workshop: Personal Hygiene & Body Image

Educate yourselves on issues that may affect your health

Student Awards Ceremony & Luncheon

The 14th annual Student Awards Ceremony and Leadership Luncheon will be recognising outstanding contributions

Summer Internship Fair

The Summer Internship fair is for those seeking internship opportunities with local and multinational companies during the summer.

Art it out (WOW hour)

Art helps channel out the emotions and negative energy and also heal the soul

Health Activities for PG Students

The UniCare – Health Services is putting up small kiosk in Block 15 to conduct free health check-ups for our Post Graduate students

Health Workshop: Staying Healthy & Avoiding Diseases

Educate yourselves on issues that may affect your health

Intra University Foosball Tournament

UOWD will be hosting the Intra University Foosball tournament

Residence Iftar

The residence students will get together and share an iftar or ‘breaking of fast’ in keeping with the traditions

ACCREDITATIONS

All degree programs offered by the University of Wollongong in Dubai are accredited by the Ministry of Education - Higher Education Affairs through the Commission for Academic Accreditation. Several of the University’s degree programs have been formally recognised by international professional organisations. For a number of programs, this recognition provides advanced entry to, or partial exemptions from, the organisations’ professional accreditation schemes as well as the option to apply for membership status of the respective organisations.

Location

The University of Wollongong in Dubai is located in the heart of Dubai’s vibrant education and training cluster, Dubai Knowledge Park.

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